Working Towards an Environmentally
Sustainable Future for Arizona

 

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Arizona Green Business Certification

Local First Arizona knows that locally owned businesses, like yours, are leading the charge toward environmental sustainability. That’s why we’ve launched the Arizona Green Business program, a certification process that delivers strategies to reduce your company’s impact and give your business the recognition it deserves.

This certification is suitable for businesses just starting to make changes, as well as those that are looking to take their sustainability efforts to the next level. Focusing on seven key areas of sustainability, the certification process provides your business with a custom toolkit full of best practices and ideas that can positively affect your bottom line.

We are currently accepting locally owned businesses in our pilot program located in the Tempe and Phoenix areas that are an office, brick-and-mortar retail or a restaurant/café. 


The 7 Key Areas of Sustainability:

  • Energy Consumption

  • Water Conservation

  • Waste Diversion

  • Wastewater & Stormwater Practices

  • Pollution Prevention

  • Transportation Efficiency

  • General Sustainability in the Workplace


Benefits to Business

  • Listing on the online directory and mobile app

  • Certificate to display in your business

  • Digital seal to post on marketing materials

  • Customized report with best practices and recommendations on areas to improve

  • Assistance from LFA Green Team to achieve your sustainability goals

  • Recognition in LFA marketing and press releases

  • Save money with less wasteful processes

  • Recognition as a sustainability leader in our community

  • Grow loyalty with customers and employees that are seeking out environmentally friendly businesses

 

 
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Interested in learning more or have some questions? Reach to our staff!


Helene Tack

Director of Sustainability Initiatives
[email protected]
602-956-0909 ext. 6